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State of Mental Health in America 2021

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State of Mental Health in America 2021 – Online CE Course

State of Mental Health in America 2021 Course Objectives and Outline:

Course Objectives:

  1. Discuss at least one factor contributing to the increase in reported mood disorders.
  2. Explain at least one barrier to receiving mental health services.

Course Outline:

  1. Ranking Overview and Guidelines
  2. State Rankings
  3. Trend Infographics
  4. Adult Prevalence of Mental Illness
  5. Youth Prevalence of Mental Illness
  6. Adult Access to Care
  7. Youth Access to Care
  8. Mental Health Workforce Availability
  9. COVID-19 and Mental Health: 2020 Data
  10. Glossary

Instructors: Nicole Hiltibran, MA, LMFT; Julie Campbell, Phd

Author: Mental Health America

Mental Health America (MHA) was founded in 1909 and is the nation’s leading community-based nonprofit dedicated to helping all people achieve wellness by living mentally healthier lives. Our work is driven by our commitment to promote mental health as a critical part of overall wellness, including prevention services for all, early identification and intervention for those at risk, integrated services and supports for those who need them, with recovery as the goal.

MHA dedicates this report to mental health advocates who fight tirelessly to help create parity and reduce disparities and inequities for people with mental health concerns. To our affiliates, thank you for your incredible state level advocacy and dedication to promoting recovery and protecting consumers’ rights!

This publication was made possible by the generous support of Alkermes, Otsuka America Pharmaceutical Companies, and Takeda Lundbeck Alliance.


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